Socio-economic statistics for Little Cressingham, Norfolk

Socio-economic statistics for Little Cressingham, Norfolk
Socio-economic statistics for Little Cressingham, Norfolk

If you are thinking of moving to Little Cressingham or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Little Cressingham to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Little Cressingham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Little Cressingham General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Little Cressingham. The percentage of residents in Little Cressingham rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthBrecklandEngland
Very Good42.22%47.17%
Good37.29%34.22%
Fair14.99%13.12%
Bad4.31%4.25%
Very Bad1.18%1.25%

Little Cressingham Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Little Cressingham are from the UK Census of 2011.

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CountryBrecklandEngland
United Kingdom91.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries5%3.7%
Outside the EU3.3%9.4%

Little Cressingham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureBrecklandEngland
Owned37%30.6%
Mortgage31.7%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11.4%8.3%
Private Rented13.4%15.4%
Other1.8%1.4%
Rent Free1.8%1.3%

Little Cressingham Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics

Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner. Little Cressingham has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeBrecklandEngland
AB15.99%22.96%
C128.57%30.92%
C227.71%20.64%
DE27.73%25.49%

Little Cressingham Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Little Cressingham as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Little Cressingham is also older than the average, making Little Cressingham a older persons location.

AgeBrecklandEngland
Age 0 to 45.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6%
Age 65 to 7411.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.3%
Mean Age42.639.3
Median Age4439

Little Cressingham Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Little Cressingham and are from the UK Census of 2011. Little Cressingham has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationBrecklandEngland
No Qualifications28%22.5%
Level 115%13.3%
Level 216.9%15.2%
Apprenticeship4%3.6%
Level 311.1%12.4%
Level 418.6%27.4%
Other6.5%5.7%

Little Cressingham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Little Cressingham are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Little Cressingham is both lower than the average for Norfolk and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Little Cressingham than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitBrecklandNorfolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.5%3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.9%13.2%13.5%


Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.


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